| New Laptop QuestionI am in the market for a new laptop. Looking at Lenovo/Toshiba maybe even Samsung?
Do I go with Windows 7 or venture out to the new Windows 8? Has anyone had any experience with 8?
Thanks!|| 2 years 6 months|
| WE HAVE A POPE!White smoke is here! Where will he be from?
Brazil? Argentina? Italy? USA?!
Dennis Rodman is in the Vatican calling for a black Pope.
I just find this interesting to follow. Will they pick the guy most fit to lead the church or will they pick a guy from the biggest growth areas of the...|| 2 years 7 months|
| Blunt Cover LetterGuys,
This is interesting. This kid wrote a very blunt cover letter asking for an internship. He said he has no problem fetching coffees and will work for practically nothing, just wants to be around industry professionals to learn.
It's a breath of fresh air to the kids who try to make...|| 2 years 8 months|
| Montreal/TorontoSorry to post this in the ibanking forum, there isn't really a forum for travel. Although, enough people ask about various cities so maybe it is time to create one!
I'm wondering if anyone can tell me about Montreal and Toronto.
Where are the places to go out? Where to eat? What to see? etc...|| 2 years 10 months|
| Why The Street Loves LinkedInI'm posting this for Patrick since he's an avid fan of the stock. This came from Business Insider.
Why LinkedIn Is The Internet Stock Wall Street Loves
LinkedIn has several streams of revenue: subscriptions, job listings, and advertising. Dig deeper and you see that all of those revenue...|| 3 years 1 month|
| Ben Shalom BernankeThe Villain
The left hates him. The right hates him even more. But Ben Bernanke saved the economy—and has navigated masterfully through the most trying of times.
A good read on the guy that everyone loves to hate.|| 3 years 6 months|
| Suit SaleFYI
Jos. A Banks has a suit sale right now
(and every other day of the week lol).
It's buy one suit get:
one suit free
2 shirts free
2 ties free
This may interest some of the guys starting internships this summer. Could pick up a charcoal and a navy suit pretty cheap and then just get...|| 3 years 7 months|
| HBS? You'll Go Through Her FirstWSJ has a good interview with one of the people who review applications for interview selection. Thought this may be of interest to those of you thinking of B-school.
[quote]WSJ: How long do you spend on each application?
Ms. Leopold: Ten minutes minimum, and if you aggregate all the times I...|| 3 years 7 months|
| Trading Academy GrouponThere is currently a deal on groupon to learn how to trade. It's through the Lex van Dam Trading Academy. He's a former Goldman trader and now runs hedge fund money. The cost is only $29, the normal value is $630.
It's a nice way to get a grasp on any basic trading techniques, chart analysis,...|| 3 years 7 months|
| LOAFERS/SHOE BRANDS?I'm looking for shoes, something similar to the pair in this picture. Doesn't have to be Ferragamo, I don't want laces.
Any ideas? Links? Other good brands? Thanks in advance.|| 3 years 10 months|